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November 2019

21/11/2019
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30 Years of Wallace & Wensleydale!

Special edition truckle commemorates three decades of the most famous Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese lovers of all time! We have marked 30 years since Wallace and Gromit first graced the nation’s TV screens with a specially designed commemorative cheese truckle. Wallace and Gromit, the beloved inventor and his genius pet dog, have been fans of cheese since their first film, ‘A Grand Day Out’. For the Wensleydale Creamery, the partnership began on Christmas Eve 1995, when David Hartley, the Creamery’s Managing Director received a cryptic postcard from Vernon Sproxton, father of... Read More

19/11/2019

Get in the Christmas Spirit at Wensleydale Creamery

Our Visitor Centre in Hawes is the place to be this festive season! Enjoy Christmas shopping with some amazing seasonal food! Our delicious Christmas lunch returns from Monday 25th November in Calvert’s Restaurant and will remain on the menu until 27th December. Served seven days a week from just £12.95, our Christmas lunches are made using locally sourced ingredients, and of course, feature our award-winning cheeses. Soak up the stunning panoramic views, of the heart of the Yorkshire dales as you enjoy the festive atmosphere and delicious food. See our... Read More

14/11/2019
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Christmas Sampling!

It’s the most ‘cheesiest’ time of the year – and we’re celebrating by sampling at some fantastic Farm Shops over the next couple of weeks. Having just launched our highly anticipated Christmas flavours, we’re excited for everybody to taste them! Enjoy our award-winning Yorkshire Wensleydale, firm festive favourite Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries, new limited edition Black Forest Yorkshire Wensleydale and famous Christmas flavours including Winter Warmer, Yorkshire Wensleydale with Caramelised Orange & Mason’s Yorkshire Gin and Yorkshire Wensleydale with Jamaican Rum & Ginger! Join us on the following dates and... Read More

12/11/2019

Our January/February Offer

Between Monday 6th January & Sunday 9th February we’re offering free entry into our Yorkshire Wensleydale Cheese Experience which will include cheese & butter making, along with cookery demonstrations or cheese pairings in our new Demonstration Room.   Our Calvert’s Restaurant will also be offering a £9.95 Two-Course Special, Monday – Saturday until 8th February. Enjoy home-cooked, delicious food which features our award-winning cheese!

12/11/2019

Christmas Shopping Evenings at Wensleydale Creamery

Join us for our annual Christmas Shopping Evenings on Thursday 5th December and Tuesday 17th December between 5pm & 8pm. Indulge in complimentary mince pies and mulled wine as you enjoy festive entertainment and 20% off your shopping during our Christmas Shopping Evenings. Discover unique gifts, fantastic local produce and of course, our award-winning cheese in our Cheese & Gift Shop. You can also create your own hamper, full of your favourite Wensleydale Creamery cheeses, local chutney and crackers. The perfect gift for anybody at Christmas! Our wonderful team will... Read More

05/11/2019
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Loved our Yorkshire Cheddar? Give this a read!

Our friends, and new dairy brand, The Yorkshire Creamery is making a ‘stand against the bland’ in a bid to champion exceptional quality and traditional recipes to make dairy products that ‘taste like they ought to’. Following extensive consumer research, The Yorkshire Creamery discovered people want a proper, authentic cheese that is full of flavour and gets taste buds tingling with excitement and that is exactly what the new range is promising. First to launch is a range of downright delicious everyday cheeses made with fresh Yorkshire milk and each... Read More